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Located in the center of Avalon, this comfy two story home offers six bedrooms and three full baths. Within easy walking distance to beach, bay, shops and restaurants and accommodating a large family, you will find this spacious traditional floor plan the perfect seashore rental. Greeted by an inviting front porch as you enter this lovely home, you will find a large living area with cathedral ceilings with a flat screen TV and FREE internet connection. The new custom kitchen has an upgraded appliance package with granite countertops. It opens up to the dining room that has a fireplace and sliders to the sun deck with eastern exposure. Off the back of the home is a master bedroom newly painted with queen size bed, new carpet and a new flat screen TV. There is a hall bath with handicap installed rails which are also in the walk-in shower. The front of the home has beautiful newly installed hardwood flooring, new carpet, new furniture and it looks terrific!! It offers 3 bedrooms, two with queen size beds and new carpets and one with two twins and new carpet all are freshly painted. There is a full hall bath. The second floor offers a huge master bedroom with a queen bed, an eastern balcony and lots of privacy! The smaller bedroom has bunk beds and new carpet. There is a hall bath. The large back yard for those summer barbecues completes the package. Also, included is FREE wireless high speed internet and central air conditioning.
Our large comfy home is ideal for family & friends to gather for all kinds of reasons & in all kinds of seasons! Not only are those vacations in the Summer ideal, but the Spring & Fall, Thanksgiving & Christmas getaways are perfect too! We also welcome mature adult groups who would like to get away from the normal hustle bustle of life to enjoy a long overdue retreat together. Do you belong to a hobby or interest group, a bible study or small group, a walking or running club? The Avalon beaches are ideal for those “7 Mile” long relaxing walks to cope with tension in the body & anxiety in the mind, or vigorous runs to challenge your body with some great physical activity! Into biking?? Have a group that is planning a ride together to the shore? Avalon is a great destination & our home the perfect place to end up! Are you the creative type & lack inspiration that inhibits the creative juices from flowing? Well, come on down and stay awhile. We guarantee you will be able to cultivate a relaxed mind that can be the key to re-igniting the fire of your imagination! Bring your scrap-booking, quilting, art or photography friends to explore the colors, textures & the amazing diversity that is everywhere in nature. Our huge dinning room table & new custom kitchen with upgraded appliances & granite countertops is the ideal place for your cooking class & “foodie” friends to have a long weekend creating those new scrumptious recipes you’ve been dying to try! Your book club, game playing friends or bridge club have a fabulous place to come & enjoy the relaxing effects of reading & playing games which some say even has therapeutic benefits!! The most active time of year for you birdwatchers is the Spring and Fall...we have a bird sanctuary nearby so come see the great variety & large number of birds traveling south to their wintering or nesting locations. Do you have a friend who is getting married? How about a special weekend getaway before the big day? Avalon is the perfect choice for your golf getaway! You are never more than a few miles away from a dozen beautiful golf courses where you have opportunity to challenge yourself & improve your golf game! Don't forget the Polar Plunge weekend in February!! We have heat in the house :-) So what are you waiting for? Let’s go — it’s time to getaway!
Keywords: Large Single Family Home that can accommodate families and mature adult groups. Don't let the prospect of rising fuel costs dampened your attitude regarding this summer but consider it a fixed cost and part of your vacation expense! Also, at our house you can park your car and leave it there all week so no worries!! Dine and indulge in some old favorites, and new restaurants you've always wanted to try! The 7 Mile Restaurant Week begins June 3rd in Avalon and Stone Harbor. Over 30 restaurants are participating this year with terrific price points to fit any budget.
We DO NOT rent to groups of teenagers or young adults. ...moreless
Although not officially handicapped accessible, we have had guests who have managed nicely since main living area is on the first floor and we have installed grab bars on the patio front entrance and the back bathroom....moreless
2015 Early Spring May 2 - May 23, 2015 7 night min stay
2015 Spring May 30 - Jun 13, 2015 7 night min stay
2015 Summer Season Jun 20 - Aug 15, 2015 7 night min stay
2015 Late Summer Aug 22 - Sep 12, 2015 7 night min stay
2015 Fall Season Sep 19 - Oct 31, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. We accept personal checks, money orders or cashiers checks. Thank you!
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If you are looking for adventure, there are unlimited activities to keep you busy. For the water lovers, you can enjoy boating, sailing, wave running, kayaking, paddle boarding, water skiing, wake boarding, fishing, surfing and swimming in our ocean and back bays. If staying on land suits you better, take up a game of beach volleyball, play tennis at one of our newly renovated courts, or visit one of our nine parks and playgrounds.
For those who prefer a slower pace, enjoy a walk on our seven miles of safe and beautiful beaches, sit back and enjoy a boat tour, take a leisurely bike ride through town or visit one of our public docks and watch the sunset. Shopping also is a favorite pastime. While Stone Harbor has always been known for its famous 96th Street shopping district, Avalon now has a unique shopping district of its own, along Dune Drive. With more than a hundred stores to visit within the seven miles, you are sure to find what you are looking for, and what you didn’t even realize you needed!
When the sun goes down, the excitement is just beginning. Whether it is casual dining with the family or a romantic night out, we have a lot to offer. There are more than 30 restaurants to choose from, with selections from seafood and steak to burgers and wings. After dinner, stop in one of our bars or nightclubs for an after-dinner drink, take in a movie or play a round of miniature golf! From sunrise to sunset, you can make yourself as busy or as relaxed as you want.
So come and stay at our beach house and enjoy Avalon!!
Year Purchased: 1975
About the owner: We inherited our beautiful vacation home from our parents and are very excited to be able to rent it out so others can enjoy one of the most desirable vacation resorts in the USA! We have enjoyed Avalon for many, many years and want to share it with you! Did you know that Avalon is the premiere family-oriented vacation shore community in Southern New Jersey? It offers beautiful beaches, many opportunities for fishing, boating, crabbing, tennis courts, basketball courts, playgrounds, parks, a number of summer sports camps, many fine restaurants & shops and family activities. We have historic villages, beautiful gardens, cultural arts, golf courses, antique shops, and whatever else suits your pleasure within a few minutes' ride of Avalon. So come on down!!
Why the Owner Chose Avalon: Here's a recent article about Avalon that explains why we choose to stay in Avalon. (Avalon, NJ)—Avalon has been formally recognized by having one of the Top Ten beaches in the entire state of New Jersey. That announcement was made today during a media event this afternoon in Sandy Hook, New Jersey. Avalon’s beaches placed seventh in the state during an online survey. The balloting process took three months, and resulted in more than 16,000 votes being cast. “This is great news for Avalon residents and visitors”, said Avalon Mayor Marty Pagliughi. “Once again, there is overwhelming proof that residents and visitors appreciate Avalon’s beaches, and recognize the borough’s restoration efforts that have been ongoing for decades”. Couldn't have said it better myself! :-)
The Unique Benefits at this House: We LOVE our home in Avalon!! But....don't take our word for it....here are some of our guests opinions and experiences... 'The house is very warm and inviting, Terrific kitchen,Very large dining room table to accommodate hungry vacationers, Loved the front porch with the lovely blue stripe awnings, The outside shower was delightful, Very pleasant and lush back yard, Nice wide street, Just a short walk to the beach, Centrally located to restaurants, shops and bakeries, Rental process quite painless, Great house for a large group, Updated kitchen and large dining area, Can't beat the location, You can walk to everything, There is plenty of room in the home, Six bedrooms are very comfortable, Kids appreciated the large bunk beds, Family room is roomy and comfortable, Cooks in the family raved about the kitchen, There was plenty of room around the large dining room table, This is a great vacation home, Great front porch, We all enjoyed the dining room table, The beach house was in excellent condition, A fantastic layout and flow, Lots of space to rest and relax, All of the bedrooms were very spacious with closets, The bathrooms were clean and modern, The kitchen was well stocked with lots of pots, pans, and dishes,etc., We loved the yard, deck, grill and front porch, The outdoor shower was fantastic!, This was truly a wonderful house to stay in, Perfect walking distance to the beach, Great neighborhood, Close to shopping,etc., The property is in a great location, It has an excellent layout for large groups or multiple families, The owners are attentive and a pleasure to work with' So take our happy guests word for it..... because they speak louder than we do!!
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